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Research Scientist Salary
in Connecticut, United States

$97,592 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Research Scientist is $97,592 a year and $47 an hour in Connecticut, United States. The average salary range for a Research Scientist is between $69,001 and $120,926. On average, a Doctorate Degree is the highest level of education for a Research Scientist. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Connecticut, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Researches and studies the structures and chemical properties of various materials to develop new products or enhance existing ones.
  • Determines ways to strengthen or combine materials or develop new materials for use in a variety of products.
  • Analyzes, performing quantitative and qualitative analyses, in order to determine the chemical and physical properties of materials, liquids, systems, formulae, or other unknowns.
  • Positions covered by this definition are characterized by the inclusion of work that requires an understanding of both theories and principles.
  • Excludes paraprofessional positions.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2023:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Research Scientist Job Listings for Connecticut, United States

Research Associate II/Data Manager
Nov 6
New Haven, CT, USA
Yale University
Based on knowledge of science and research goals, collaborates with PIs on major revisions and contributes to scientific protocols. Plans and implements changes. 6. Develops forms, questionnaires and ...
Research Associate 3-HSS
Nov 6
New Haven, CT, USA
Yale University
Supervises research within the scope of established study protocol. Adheres to all human subjects ... Designs comprehensive and rational databases with advance knowledge of the scientific applications ...
Microbiome Research Associate
Oct 16
New Haven, CT, USA
Artizan Biosciences Inc.
Ability to operate instruments and scientific equipment. * High motivation and responsibility ... of research experience in molecular biology related field. * Excellent organizational skills
Research Analyst & Report Writer
Sep 26
Stamford, CT, USA
LexPro Research
Research Analyst & Report Writer Post Date: September 25, 2018 Are you someone with an ... College degree or higher in Law, Paralegal Studies, Library Science, Journalism, English, History ...
Laboratory Assistant I - Center for Anti-Infective Research & Development
Sep 22
Hartford, United States
William Backus Hospital
High school graduate: math/science concentration. * Animal care experience. * Animal handling skills. * Knowledge of relevant laboratory procedures and practices. * Knowledge of mathematics with the ...